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    September 7, 2012
    6:00 - 6:30pm EDT  

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report. w onlymbers released sho jobs added last month. 130,000nowhere near the many experts had predicted. that means unemployment dropped. people in a working age, it about 65%, the lowest level since 1981. >> unemployment is down because actively account those seeking work as unemployed people have stopped looking for jobs. the romney campaign seized the opportunity to criticize the in the slow recovery. >> of the party last i and the the job numbers were very disappointing. >> president obama receive them before addressing the ,emocratic national convention sober about the road ahead. >> it's going to take more than years forrester solchaga is a build up over decades.
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>> experts predicted will likely remain unchanged. new u.s. president has won numbers as high as they are right now. the line in the newsroom, kennedy, abc 7 news. >> president obama wasted no getting back on the after lastail night's convention. as barbara hall reports, ronny talked about the issues and also shot at the democratic national convention. romney was quick to call it the hangover after last night's party. s nothing but the to give thes done confidence that knows what he's doing when it economy.jobs and the >> he says the economy is but there's more work to be done. >> is there is serious about being concerned about joblessness, we could create 1 new jobs right now. if only congress would pass a sent to them one
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year ago. >> it is no tail wind behind him at all. s into a blinding trench warfare. >> the candidates are locked in battle for a small did --of and so undecided voters. biggest trees, choice, of any time in our generation. >> the president started his day tonew hampshire than going iowa. timeframe new president with different vision of america. o have 60 days to make their case. the biden's's and d to ohio state university. >> the wife of the republican metidential candidate ronnie spoke to supporters in leesburg. also sat down with rebecca
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one and here is voters when they ask why to choose mitt. >> look at its track record. he gets it. i say to people to trust him. give the keys to the guy who run the car. >> you can see her full interview with her this sunday at 11:30 on "washington weekly." beene haqqani have declared a terrorist organization. she notified congress of it today. secretary clinton says the united states will continue robust campaign of diplomatic military -- diplomatic, d other sanctions on to initiate a violent attacks. >> the 11th anniversary of 9/11 remembered that each of
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y scheduled services that day. the and trendy in of the theedrals as part of ministry is to help the steel and move past tragedy of 9/11. >> a local musician goes to jail in drug charges. his neighbors are already he getsabout the day out. an emotional day for the of 92-year-old woman stabbed to death in her home. living next to the man who turned are to be her killer. doug hill. north of the area, heavy thunderstorms trekking in. [ romney ] this president can ask us to be patient.
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>> you are watching abc 7 news gordon peterson, maureen bunyan, doug hill, and tim brant. abc 7 news at 6 on your side. musician who turned out to be a serial rapist and threatened an entire community left a montgomery county courtroom sentenced for intimidating witnesses. been talking has the victims and there are afraid he may one day get out of prison. >> this is a strange tale. he was arrted and convicted on
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multiple rape and sexual charges but have stated trouble until a minor drug bust. is now sending him to prison for 37 years. he lived in this montgomery townhouse with his wife. an aspiring blues musician, he went by the name montana, in reference to his former home state. they say he launched a war of terror and have been fearing for their lives. this woman received several against her family. >> i told my neighbors to keep an eye out. he drives.t we have a security system in our home. that het everyone know in the office. >> he's a scary guy. >> they threw him out telling him to never come back.
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sell a, he tried to bouncer. bag of marijuana. was arrested. he threatened to burn down the threatened employees. bar hadwners of the systems install that their employees' homes. he planted marijuana at one of the homes saying that they were the dealer. is a sexual predator who also got involved in selling drugs. >> he terrorized most of us, on a personal level more than others. >> as we said, he is facing 37 years in prison. he says he will appeal. it is not the drug charges but many emails threatening to people, rape people, and to down the nightclub where he there reallyested multiple years in prison. mark segraves, abc 7 news.
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>> a district heights teenager in killingntenced his 92-year-old laborer. fitts received a 60-year sentence after he admitted to stabbing and killing thelma steele. they found her dead on her couch with multiple stab wounds. they told her she was not saved, e refused to move. >> i had gone to her house in february. to get her to leave them. she would not. she said she felt completely safe. >> the state attorney's office years is the maximum sentence in this case. >> we're learning more tonight remains found in frederick, md., last night. it was a male in the mid to
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30's. trimming company founder remains. they will not be conducting a reconstruction to help determine the man's identity. >> it could cause serious you through oneravel part of virginia. where a new toll plaza >> it changes are in the weather including chances for heavy weather. that's just ahead. >> the saints get their halos back. on thehe very latest nfl. fishing against the marlins tonight in his final home appearance of the year.
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the state of virginia as told plaza.mother they had initially considered two, they have for a toll proposal on the 95 interstate in sussex county near the north carolina border. cars would pay $4. tractor-trailer's would be charged $12.
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begin collecting as as 2015. the new bridge connecting the access highways to 495 will open tomorrow. here's video we took today. this is one part of the project should be fully completed end of this year. >> if you're going to be down at the national mall, look out for runners. they are therefore a good cause. 72-are really will go on until monday. complete five-ton mile every two hours to raise awareness for . cancergica organizers as a women's cancer not get the attention they should. >> they are rarely talked about and poorly funded. >> among those running will be cancer survivors, doctors, and
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veterans. the national cancer race to and held oncancer will be november 4th. >> what kind of weather will they have? afternoon hours, that be an issue where we have the severe thunderstorms. let's get a look downside. beautiful afternoon for most the area. temperatures, lovely friday evening. the average time is 83 and we that.ll above 90 right now in gaithersburg. 85 in huntingtown. this gives it a little bit of a the air.ld in high reagan national. 83-66 are the averages. diminishing showers just south of hagerstown and a little the edge of on
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your map, there's another storm. there are a few showers and storms closer to the ohio river this oneut it michigan through st. d beyond, this will to movies were than develop. with the sun shine in the upper level winds during the day tomorrow, this line will hit and to intensify, especially in the mid to late afternoon. they think the. the north and east of philadelphia, north as a moderate risk of severe weather even win damage. in our viewing area, there is a slight risk. despite the heavy rain and possible hail, the biggest threat will be damaging wind. 3:00-time clock is the timeframe. -- 3:00-10:00. around 3:00, we will see the lines forming up to move
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through. the heavy downpour will begin. we will have a beautiful day on sunday. only in the 70's with a few fair weather clouds. here is the seven-day. 80% of storms tomorrow. sunday, sunny with low humidity. upper 70's. it all looks the same for the the week next week. you can keep up-to-date with weather developments around-the- homea.com, the of abc 7 weather. >> the toyota sports desk. brought to you by your local toyota dealers. moving you forward. >> four cents will go marching on sunday. -- four saints will go marching in. hear this. pensions for the four saints
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players involved in bounty-gate have won their appeal. he will be of the game but will not play. the other three will be eligible against washington. at this. they have to take care of their team. against wherever they play. griffin iii is playing their first game, so they're o get tough. rg3 says he knows what they're thinking. to try to confuse me, tried to blitz, do different things, give me different looks. that's fine. that's football. that the plan. yet after the quarterback. run him early. we have to give him a chance to out and get some confidence in the first half. >> new orleans is favored by
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9.5. the final home game of strasburg.r he will go about business as but the ball park already a playoff atmosphere tonight. he's going after his 16th win of the year. nationals all say this is thing for him. they are sticking to the pitch count. he will be pitching next mets iny against the new york. >> he wants to be out there. i cannot imagine having him be part of the team. be tough. for anyone to have to sit there. will be fun to have them watch tonight. yanks and o's tied for first.
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he's one of the hottest hitters majors. have won 10 of theast 13. yanks and 0's tied. tonight is the breaker. vijay singh leading. would never know because woods is one shot off the pace the gallery went crazy. with 3 birdies in his last 4 holes. browns will honor art l this weekend. right thing to do. i would not be surprised if weren't boo's. the saints players have won play appeal and will against the redskins on sunday. [ romney ] this president can ask us to be p patient.
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this president can tell us it was someone else's fault. but this president cannot tell us that you're better off today than when he took office. [ female announcer ] here in virginia, we're not better r off uer president obama. his defense cuts threaten over one hundred thirty thousand jobs, lowering home values, putting families at risk. the romney plan? tax cuts for middle class families. north american energy independence. create over three hundred forty thousand new jobs for virginia. [ romney ] i'm mitt romney and i approved this message. >> this is the latest, the robot cheetah running at 20 miles per hour standing still. they have been working with creatingnamics to keep n go fast.t ca will go out in the field
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.ext year it real life and cheetahs can run up to 60 miles per hour. >> what would the technical application of that be? get to that next week. >> surrender or we will release the cheetahs. bicycle front coming in tomorrow. coming in. front join bob tonight at 11 for an update on timing. looks nice in the morning, but the afternoon has the potential for storms. sunday and look at the stretch through next week. it's going to be nice. >> thank you very much.
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heavy load in america. but mitt romney plan, a mididdle class to $2,000 momore a year in taxe. multi-millionaires like himself hits the middle class harder... bigger break. forward for america? this message.
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anncr: it'll start out as concrete and steel... but it'll become so much more. a new world-class resort casino in prince george's county.
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two thousand construction jobs to build it. four thousand permanent, good-paying jobs when it's done. hundreds of millions for maryland schools... real oversight to make sure the money gogoes... where it's supposed to. but none of it will happen unless we vote for... question seven this november. vote for question seven. and help build a better future for maryland.

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